23+c=-58

Subtract 23 from both sides of the equation.

c=-58-23

To write -58 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.

c=-58⋅33-23

To write -23 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 88.

c=-58⋅33-23⋅88

Multiply 58 and 33.

c=-5⋅38⋅3-23⋅88

Multiply 8 by 3.

c=-5⋅324-23⋅88

Multiply 23 and 88.

c=-5⋅324-2⋅83⋅8

Multiply 3 by 8.

c=-5⋅324-2⋅824

c=-5⋅324-2⋅824

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

c=-5⋅3-2⋅824

Multiply -5 by 3.

c=-15-2⋅824

Multiply -2 by 8.

c=-15-1624

Subtract 16 from -15.

c=-3124

c=-3124

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

c=-3124

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

c=-3124

Decimal Form:

c=-1.2916‾

Mixed Number Form:

c=-1724

Solve for c 2/3+c=-5/8